Soulful Thoughts of Rachel

This is my life. It is my one time to be me. I want to experience every good thing. ~ Maya Angelou

Archive for the 'TV' Category

Binge Watching TV series

It’s good to have an alternative to regular television programs and DVDs.  The emergence of websites like Netflix and iflix that enable viewers to watch selected movies and television shows on their own time and pace has transformed the people’s TV habits. At the moment, I’m subscribed to Netflix.  I spend several hours a week […]

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Game of Thrones

I bought DVDs of season 1 to season 3 of Game of Thrones.  I realized that the TV version of Game of Thrones has a lot of deleted scenes.  Game of Thrones is such a compelling saga.  I can’t help but empathize with some of the characters.  It’s exciting to watch the development of the […]

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Minute To Win It

The popular American prime time game show “Minute To Win It” is now in the Philippines. I enjoy watching the US version but it’s more fun to watch The local version of the game show hosted by actor Luis Manzano. It’s great to see local celebrities doing fun and exciting challenges using everyday items that […]

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Congratulations Lee DeWyze

I woke up a little late this morning and I wasn’t able to watch the start of American Idol (AI). Today happens to be the grand finale of AI.  I was very happy when my AI favorite, Lee DeWyze was proclaimed American Idol winner. He is the 9th AI winner. When Lee was asked why […]

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Top Gear fans

My husband loves watching Top Gear.  He loves watching this documentary about cars. The show interjects a little bit of light comedy. Although I’m not really into cars, I enjoy watching Top Gear shows every now and then. I find the trio of Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond very amusing.  Now the show […]

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Sad About Adam Lambert’s Loss

I’m sad about today’s American Idol results. I was really hoping that Adam Lambert would win. He’s a great singer and performer. Kris Allen was proclaimed the winner of this season’s American Idol. In fairness, Kris is a good singer too and quite charming. I’m sad that Adam didn’t get the title but I realized […]

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Do You Remember the Smurfs?

I was walking in our garden when I spotted this tiny mushroom. It has a translucent kind of cap. When I was a child I was fascinated with them. There was a time I associated mushrooms with Smurfs. Do you remember the cartoons about those cute blue creatures? The Smurfs live in mushroom houses in […]

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